U.S. Marine tortured in Mexico jail

by WND News Services -- (McClatchy Newspapers) Florida's senior U.S. senator Tuesday exhorted Mexico to release an imprisoned Marine Corps veteran of campaigns in Iraq and Afghanistan who is being held in a more…

Proposed Army manual: Don't insult Taliban

by WND News Services -- (Fox News) A proposed new handbook for Americans serving in Afghanistan warns them not to speak ill about the Taliban, advocate women's rights or criticize pedophilia, and the more…

Don't wear kippahs, Stars of David in Copenhagen

by WND News Services -- (VirtualJerusalem) Israeli and Jewish officials in Denmark on Wednesday warned Jews to avoid openly wearing religious symbols and dress when moving about Copenhagen amid rising anti-Israeli sentiments. "We more…

Germans hoarding mountains of gold

by WND News Services -- (The Local) Like Scrooge McDuck or the dragon Smaug in J. R. R. Tolkien's The Hobbit, Germans are gathering vast quantities of gold - a study showed that more…

Mystery orb crash: 'It was like Armageddon'

by WND News Services -- (The Local) Frightened residents in western Sweden reported seeing a bright, blue light racing across the night sky on Tuesday before an orange-coloured orb smashed into the ground more…

Rocket launch signaling real-life 'Red Dawn'?

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – North Korea's apparently successful launch of a three-stage rocket with a range that could reach the United States has U.S. officials concerned about the Hermit Kingdom's more…